Course Provider: Driving University, VA DMV Approved
The following online course is available for DMV ordered, court referred or volunteer participants and can be completed at your leisure in the comfort of your home.
Certified by Driving University, this online course is DMV approved in several states and Virginia DMV approved for students age 20 and older. The course fee is $49.95.
The online course is available 24/7 and you can take the course at your leisure--you do not have to finish the entire course in one sitting. After you complete the course you will need to take a final quiz at a nearby test center site.
Convenient test center locations--in most places your public library. You must present your Driving University course completion transcript and photo ID at the test center of your choice. You will then be logged onto a computer for the final test.
Your satisfaction is guaranteed! Nine of ten students pass the test on their first try. However, if you experience difficulty you may re-take the test once every 24 hours as many times as necessary to successfully complete the program.
Click HERE to get started, then click on VA
Your certified Certificate of Completion will be mailed to you by USPS first class mail. The timely arrival of your certificate is IMPORTANT. To be on the safe side you should allow a minimum of five business days to receive your certificate. FedEx overnight delivery is available if you're in a hurry.
Per VA Law, you must be 20 or older to take the course online.
Online driver improvement courses are not approved for CDL (commercial driver's license) violations.
Not all courts allow online driver improvement. Please check with your court of jurisdiction to verify acceptance of the online class before beginning the course.
Non-Virginia residents/non VA driver's license holders ticketed in VA: click HERE, then click on VA. After you have completed the online course call 1-877-937-4846 (Mon - Fri). You will be given an access code which allows you to take the test from your home computer. You do not have to take the test at a testing center.
We understand the importance of the completion of your driving improvement course. Please read the information provided carefully. Feel free to call us at 804.693.0888 if you have questions.
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Your certificate will display a code explaining the reason why you are taking a driving improvement course. These codes, issued by the VA Department of Motor Vehicles, are as follows:
COU or NCT: Both of these codes indicate you have taken the course for court referred/ticket dismissal or ticket reduction purposes. COU stands for court, NCT indicates that positive points will not be applied to your driving record.
DMV: This code means that you have been ordered by the DMV to take a driving improvement course.
VOL: This is a volunteer participant code. Volunteers are eligible to receive up to five positive driving points once every two years.
INS: Some insurance companies will provide you with a discount if you take a driving improvement course.